The Office of Alumni Relations is excited to welcome you to the ranks of over 15,000 proud North Carolina Wesleyan University alumni! You may have graduated, but you will always be a part of the North Carolina Wesleyan University family. We are always available to serve you and we look forward to working with you! There are many benefits that Wesleyan alumni are entitled to as shown here. We hope you take advantage of each of these Wesleyan University alumni benefits!
Consider taking advantage of the following alumni benefits:
Would you like to meet other NCWU graduates? Attending alumni gatherings and activities is a great way to network and meet other Bishops right in your own backyard. Special alumni events are offered throughout the year, including: Homecoming, a golf outing, lectures on campus, art shows & more. Follow the University’s Alumni Facebook, Instagram, and other social media channels to keep up with gatherings and events near you!
The Bellemonte House
The first floor of the newly renovated Bellemonte House is available to rent for events such as birthday parties, family reunions, baby showers, tea parties, etc. NCWU alumni receive a 10% discount off the rental fee. To make a reservation, please contact Sheila Martin by calling 252.985.5248 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bishop Beat is a free monthly e-Newsletter available for alumni and friends of the University. Subscribe to the newsletter.
Campus Bookstore Discounts
Alumni receive a 15% discount on apparel. The Campus Bookstore has all sorts of apparel items, auto decals and more to help you show your Bishop Pride and promote your alma mater. Watch their Facebook page facebook.com/ncwcstore for special announcements or use this link ncwustore.com to access the bookstore online. Make sure to enter the code ALUMNI when ordering online to receive your 15% discount on apparel.
Career planning doesn’t stop once you graduate from Wesleyan. If you visit the Office of Career Development & Leadership on the NCWU website, you will find a special area for alumni where you can upload your resume, search for opportunities and track your job search. As an employer, you may also use the website and Career Development & Leadership to hire Wesleyan interns and graduates. An abundance of resources are available to you as an alumni to help you reach your career goals. To get started visit collegecentral.com/ncwc
You have a lot to offer your alma mater. Champions serve as NCWU volunteer leaders through their regular communication with former classmates, attendance at University events, encouraging alumni attendance and participation at Homecoming as well as alumni gatherings and supporting the University financially. Will you volunteer as a Class Champion? For more information, please contact the Office of Advancement & Alumni Relations by emailing email@example.com.
The Dunn Center
Wesleyan alumni are eligible to purchase tickets to any show that is sponsored by the Dunn Center at a discounted price of $10 each (maximum of two tickets at the discounted rate). Individual ticket prices typically range from $16 to $32. The alumni discount only applies to our Season Series and does not include rental shows to the building. Call the Box Office at 252.985.5197 to learn more about these great offers and which shows are eligible for the alumni discount.
Half Off Tuition
For those seeking to gain a second Bachelor’s degree through our Adult Studies program.
Available to children and grandchildren of NCWU alumni who meet enrollment requirements. Contact an admissions counselor for more information.
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Offers NCWU alumni a discounted rate of up to 10% off on auto and home insurance. Visit their site at www.libertymutual.com/ncwc
My.NCWC Email Still Active
You can keep your my.ncwu.edu email address for FREE. That’s right, the email address you were using when you graduated is yours to keep. However, if you decide to change your email, or any of your contact information, please let the alumni office know so that we can stay in touch with you. Use the Alumni Contact Form on the website: ncwu.edu/alumni-contact-form to update your information.
Return to Wesleyan
Come back to Wesleyan often and reflect on special memories! Whether it’s taking a stroll through campus on a beautiful day, visiting the bookstore to buy Wesleyan Alumni apparel, or tailgating at Homecoming or another Battling Bishops ball game one afternoon, Wesleyan alumni are always welcome back home.
Taylor Recreation Center
As alumni, you can use the facilities at the Taylor Recreation Center. Check out the Taylor Recreation Center online or call 252.985.5257 for more information on discounted use of the Taylor Recreation Center facilities.
Utilize the NCWU Lifetime Career Services
As an Alumni looking to further your CAREER you can:
- Create an online profile.
- Search for jobs posted exclusively to North Carolina Wesleyan University
- Build and upload a resume so it can be searched by employers
- Receive emails about programs, services and job-related topics
- Gain access to announcements, upcoming events, career advice documents, videos, podcasts and articles from over 125 authors
As an Alumni looking to MENTOR fellow Battling Bishops you can:
- Join our Mentoring Network. To setup a profile click HERE
- Find profiles of people who work in your fields of interest and contact
As an Alumni looking to HIRE a fellow Bishop you can:
- Register your organization with our office, if approved
- Post jobs targeted to North Carolina Wesleyan University students, alumni
- Search resumes of our students, alumni
- Host an internship
Sign up today at: collegecentral.com/ncwc/
Utilize the NCWU Professional Development Courses
There is no time like the present to learn new skills. We offer over 80 professional development courses for a low course fee of $20. Courses are offered by NC Wesleyan University with our partner Ed4Online. Coursework is 100% online and self-paced. Once you complete a course, you will get a Certificate of Completion from NC Wesleyan University. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request the alumni discount code.
Sign up for your course here: ncwc.ed4online.com/
Show Your Bishop Pride!
Welcome back, we are glad you are here! The Office of Alumni Relations would love to help you stay connected with your fellow Battling Bishops, stay up-to-date on upcoming events and celebrate the accomplishments of our NCWU community. Please take a moment to update your information by submitting the Alumni Contact Form.
If you haven’t already, please follow the NCWU Alumni Page on Facebook. If you post any pictures to Facebook or Instagram to celebrate an accomplishment, reminisce your good of’ college days or reconnect with your Bishop family, please tag NCWU using #ncwcalumni.
There are many ways you can give back to your alma mater and have a positive impact on the future of NC Wesleyan University:
- Refer a prospective student
- Represent NCWU at college fairs in your area
- Hire NCWU alumni
- Offer an internship to current students through your company/employer
- Serve on the Alumni Board, as a class agent, or other alumni committees
- Make an annual fund gift to NCWU
- Consider endowing a scholarship at NCWU
- Remember NCWU in your estate plans
- Attend Alumni Wesleyan Weekend
- Contribute information such as job promotions, wedding and birth announcements or other items for class notes in the Bishop Beat
- Attend and/or host an alumni event in your area
- Let the Alumni Office know when you change your address, telephone number and e-mail address
- Attend cultural, educational, and athletic events on campus
- Support athletic teams when they are playing in your area
- Come speak to a class or group of students about your NCWU experience
- Click here to join the Battling Bishops Club
- Become an NCWU Mentor
Contact the Alumni Office at 252.985.5266 or email@example.com.
Wesleyan alumni are eligible to purchase tickets to any show that is sponsored by The Dunn Center for the Performing Arts. Alumni are entitled to up to two tickets at a discounted rate. Individual ticket are prices are from $16 to $32. This only applies to our Season Series and does not include rental shows to the building. Visit The Dunn Center at dunncenter.com or call 252.985.5197 to learn more about these great offers and which shows are eligible for the alumni discount.